Die Sprache Des Schweigens: Die Deutsche Literatur Und Der Holocaust Ernestine Schlant

ISBN: 9783406471889

Published:

336 pages


Description

Die Sprache Des Schweigens: Die Deutsche Literatur Und Der Holocaust  by  Ernestine Schlant

Die Sprache Des Schweigens: Die Deutsche Literatur Und Der Holocaust by Ernestine Schlant
| | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, audiobook, mp3, ZIP | 336 pages | ISBN: 9783406471889 | 5.74 Mb

Focussing on individual authors from Heinrich Boll to G3~nther Grass, Hermann Lenz to Peter Schneider, The Language of Silence offers an analysis of West German literature as it tries to come to terms with the Holocaust and its impact on postwar WestMoreFocussing on individual authors from Heinrich Boll to G3~nther Grass, Hermann Lenz to Peter Schneider, The Language of Silence offers an analysis of West German literature as it tries to come to terms with the Holocaust and its impact on postwar West German society.Exploring postwar literature as the barometer of Germanys unconsciously held values as well as of its professed conscience, Ernestine Schlant demonstrates that the confrontation with the Holocaust has shifted over the decades from repression, circumvention, and omission to an open acknowledgement of the crimes.

Yet even today a language of silence remains since the victims and their suffering are still overlooked and ignored. Learned and exacting, Schlants study makes an important contribution to our understanding of postwar German culture.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Die Sprache Des Schweigens: Die Deutsche Literatur Und Der Holocaust":


roundbutteseed.com

©2010-2015 | DMCA | Contact us